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ProQuest 1/30/23

1st Place- Brodie Spurlock Age: 17 Occupation: Student What Hero did you play today, and why did you choose it? Iyslander- It’s what I’ve been playing all PQ season. I think it’s one of the strongest decks in the field. What was the best card in your deck, and why? Hypothermia did some unfair things today. Today…

Haven Games Board Game Shopping Guide

Don’t know what board game to buy? Let us help! Our volunteers and staff have picked some of their favorite games (names in parenthesis) for each genre of game. Deckbuilders Ascension (Michael) $39.99Ascension is a deck-building game in which players spend Runes to acquire more powerful cards for their deck. It offers a dynamic play experience…

Regional Championship Qualifier 10/17/22

1st- Julian John Age: 25 Occupation: Social Worker What deck did you play today, and why did you choose it? Mono-White Humans. Because I am a Human Bean. What was the best card in your deck, and why? Brave the Elements. Don’t have to do combat math.  What was the best card out of your…

Regional Championship Qualifier 9/18/22

1st- Quinn McGarry Age: 30 Occupation: Math Teacher What deck did you play, and why did you choose it? Boros Heroic. It has a fair matchup against most of the metagame. You just have to dodge the Rakdos matchup. What was the best card in your deck, and why? Illuminator Virtuoso. Attacking your opponent for…

Road to Nationals 7/24/22

1st- Michael Thorington Age: 28 Occupation: Business Analyst What Hero did you play today, and why did you choose it? Briar, because I couldn’t beat her in testing.  What was the best card in your deck, and why? Channel Mount Heroic because it makes everything huge.  What was the best card out of your sideboard,…

Community Spotlight: Seth

How long have you been playing Magic: The Gathering? I started playing magic in 2014 around the start of khans block. What got you into Magic? I got into magic through some friends at my LGS (local game store.) I was a competitive Yu-Gi-Oh! player, wasn’t happy with the state of the game and was…

ProQuest2 5/22/22

1st Place- Jesse Kennon Age: 21 Occupation: LGS Worker/Student What Hero did you play today, and why did you choose it? Chane, he’s the Hero I know how to play. What was the best card in your deck, and why? Carrion Husk. It blocks 6 and I always have access to it. What was the…

2HG Commander Showdown 3/20/22

Top 4 Team Decklists Ely Key & Seth Remington K’rrik in the Neck 1 Aetherflux Reservoir 1 Agadeem’s Awakening // Agadeem, the Undercrypt 1 Ancient Tomb 1 Animate Dead 1 Baleful Mastery1 Beseech the Queen 1 Bile Blight 1 Blood Celebrant 1 Bolas’s Citadel 1 Boseiju, Who Shelters All 1 Buried Alive 1 Cabal Pit…

ProQuest 3/6/22

1st- Elijah Bishop Age: 24 Occupation: Ludicolo Farmer What Hero did you play today, and why did you choose it? Bravo, Star of the Show- The reason I played Starvo, when I don’t have to play the game to win, that’s what I like to play.  What was the best card in your deck, and…

Team Trios 2/19/22

1st- Gavin Connor, Team You Already Know, Legacy Age: 21  Occupation: Army What deck did you play today, and why did you choose it? Jeskai Daybreach for the combo control elements attacking the field best What was the best card in your deck, and why? Flusterstorm for the fact that I played against combo decks…

Everfest Showdown 02/06/22

1st Place- Matt Noelker  Age: 27 Occupation: Software Developer What Hero did you play today, and why did you choose it? Boltyn – I have two decks build, Oldhim and Boltyn, but I didn’t know what changes to make for Oldhim. Oldhim also has bad match ups against the best decks like Viserai and Prism.…

Classic Constructed Showdown 11/13/21

1st Place- Michael Wade Age: 35 Occupation: Communications Infrastructure Specialist for the University of Arkansas  What Hero did you play today, and why did you choose it? Oldhim, Grandfather of Eternity- So, the prize support for this was bonkers and was anticipating a lot of Briar. I built the Oldhim deck to beat those and…

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